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  1. Tar Heel of the Week: Jon Wurster has drums, will travel – and laughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News Observer

    ... for comedy shows. Drummer with bands including The Right Profile (1986-89), Superchunk (1991-present), The Mountain Goats (2007-present), Bob Mould Band (2008-present). The "Wurster" in the Scharpling & Wurster comedy team as heard on WMFU-FM's "The ...

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  2. Jon Wurster has drums, will travel – and laughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News Observer

    ... for comedy shows. Drummer with bands including The Right Profile (1986-89), Superchunk (1991-present), The Mountain Goats (2007-present), Bob Mould Band (2008-present). The "Wurster" in the Scharpling & Wurster comedy team as heard on WMFU-FM's "The ...

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  3. Thursday Afternoon Cardinal News And NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Card Chronicle

    ... language possible is the best way to deal with a problem...don't let anyone tell you any differently.) The Mountain Goats - "No Children" (I didn't know anywhere to go other than this painfully honest song to convey my emotions after U of L's ...

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  4. Merge Records Shares 25th Anniversary Documentary, Covers of Classic TracksRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Spin

    ... Spoon's "The Beast and Dragon, Adored," and Saint Rich offers a version of Mikal Cronin's "Am I Wrong." The Mountain Goats are also supposedly set to have a cover featured on this sampler, according to Pitchfork , but it hasn't been released yet. ...

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  5. YouTube gets Mother lode of legendary rock concert footageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Digital Trends

    ... from '90s-era acts and even newer artists such as The Black Angels, The Dodos, Deer Tick, and The Mountain Goats, courtesy of film holdings from modern sites such as Paste Magazine and Daytrotter . Music Vault's YouTube channel has a handful of ...

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  6. Video: Boys benefit Girls Rock at the Haw River BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Independent Weekly

    ... and Fleetwood Mac's "Gypsy" before finishing with BeyoncA 's "XO." The evening's final act was the Mountain Goats, whose long set depended more on John Darnielle's own material than those of the other acts, but his Warlock and Siouxsie and the ...

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  7. New Philly indie rockers Spelling Reform release their debut single "Together Apart"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Appreciation Society. This week the band released its debut single, "Together Apart." Reminiscent of The Mountain Goats quirky sound, "Together Apart" is a naturally happy tune and shows the quartet's versatility as a unit. Stay tuned for an ...

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  8. The Mountain Goats at Fitzgerald's, 6/21/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Houston Press

    For storied indie-folk group The Mountain Goats' second show in Houston in the past few years, fans got a toned-down version of the full band we saw the last time they were in town.

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  9. Mountain Goats Played Like Hometown Heroes at Dan's SilverleafRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    I first saw the Mountain Goats in 2006 at The Opolis in Norman, Oklahoma. I was 19 and the band had just released their Get Lonely LP, songwriter John Darnielle's most polite and somber offering to date.

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  10. Mountain Goats at MohawkRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2012 | Austin American Statesman

    The Mountain Goats are, for all practical purposes, the endlessly clever and prolific John Darnielle and whatever musicians he surrounds himself with, which means that while the soundscape may change from project to project, the overall tone and feel of Darnielle's work remains remarkably consistent.... Durham, North Carolina's Loamlands have ... (more)

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  11. Rose - EP - The Front BottomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Watersblogged

    ... ironic tone to Sella's delivery that owes as much to SoCal pop punk as it does to D.I.Y. heroes like the Mountain Goats and Neutral Milk Hotel. While his lightly surrealist lyrical rants about the minutiae of his world are an acquired taste, there ...

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  12. The Mountain Goats' Greatest Pop Culture MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    For a band that tours fairly often, it's amazing how much the members of the Mountain Goats are able to pop up in so many other areas of pop culture.

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  13. 5 Must-See Concerts This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... and make sure you don't die from heat stroke by following these rules here . --Phoenix New Times. Between The Mountain Goats that created early solo boom box recordings and the collaborative band that toured its 2012 album, Transcendental Youth , ...

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  14. Photos: Concerts of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... and more.Details: 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 18. Quail Run Park, 4155 E. Virginia, Mesa. $23.50-$45. 6/18: THE MOUNTAIN GOATS -- 6/18: The Mountain Goats John Darnielle made a name for himself in the '90s with a string of lo-fi home recordings that put ...

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  15. Live review: The Mountain Goats bring heart and history to Wonder BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    "I hope my heart explodes," John Darnielle sang in "Twin Human Highway Flares" on Wednesday night, and that's a danger that seems perpetual for the Mountain Goats.

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  16. The Mountain Goats Bring a Stripped-Down Act to PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    Between The Mountain Goats that created early solo boom box recordings and the collaborative band that toured its 2012 album, Transcendental Youth , with a horn section were the duo years.

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  17. All-Ages ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Mountain Goats w/Loamlands; Wonder Ballroom, 128 NE Russell John Darnielle's songwriting genius is one of the few things pretty much everyone can agree on.

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  18. Tonight in Music: The Mountain Goats, Doug Gillard, Nashville Pussy & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    THE MOUNTAIN GOATS, LOAMLANDS If you haven't seen the Mountain Goats live, you're missing out - John Darnielle & Co.

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  19. Live Tonight: The Mountain GoatsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

    , The Mountain Goats have had plenty to bleat about lately-like the high-profile placement of their song "Up the Wolves" during a pivotal, fiery scene in , a song that showrunner Scott Gimple had been listening to when he wrote the episode. Or the ...

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  20. Tonight in Music: The Mountain Goats and JungleRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Stranger

    You never forget where when you first fell in love with the Mountain Goats . For me, it wasn't immediate - when a rhapsodic friend pressed All Hail West Texas on me in early 2002, the lo-fi trickle of sound slid right past me.

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